Site Development and Civil Engineering


The fastest-growing firm in Texas and the fastest-growing Florida-headquartered firm are now operating as a single entity: WGI.

When you combine the same great service that BIG RED DOG was known for with the resources and expertise from WGI, you get an unparalleled combination of professionals at your service.

Civil engineering and site development permitting is the critical path for the success of your development project. Our site and land development teams have market-leading experience in the successful delivery of hundreds of development projects throughout Texas on behalf of private clients, higher education institutions, and public municipalities.

Our team of professional civil engineers provides services for the following markets and client types:

  • Commercial Buildings
  • Community Development
  • Multifamily Residential Buildings
  • Industrial Buildings
  • Office Buildings
  • Healthcare Facilities
  • Hotel and Hospitality Facilities
  • Municipal and District Engineering Services

When it comes to site and land development projects, our team is an extension of yours. We recognize that the permitting process is the riskiest stage of any development project. Don’t let the permitting process cause project changes, schedule delays, or cost overruns. We have helped our clients successfully complete hundreds of high profile site and land development projects in Texas and across the country.

Our civil engineering services include:

Land Use & Entitlement Support

  • Property Due Diligence
  • Land Use Consulting
  • Chapter 245 Research
  • Utility Extension Requests
  • Zoning Applications
  • Land Subdivision (Platting)

Site and Land Planning Services

  • Feasibility Studies
  • Master Planning
  • Cost Estimating
  • Master Site Plan Development
  • Site Investigation Reports

Site Development Design

  • Site Grading and Drainage Design
  • Stormwater Quality Ponds
  • Stormwater Detention Ponds
  • Site Utility Design
  • Site Paving Design
  • Cut/Fill Optimization
  • Erosion Control Plans

Water and Wastewater Design

  • Water Distribution Systems
  • Water Storage Towers/Tanks
  • Wastewater Collection Systems
  • TCEQ Sewage Collection System (SCS) Plans
  • Wastewater Treatment Facilities
  • Utility Rehabilitation Projects

Storm Water Management

  • Hydraulics and Hydrology
  • Storm Water Detention/Retention
  • TCEQ Water Pollution Abatement Plans (WPAP)
  • Floodplain Analysis
  • Floodplain Reclamation
  • FEMA Map Revisions

Construction Administration

  • SWPPP Plans
  • Cost Estimating
  • Bidding Services
  • Construction Observation

Development Permitting Services

  • Site Development Permits
  • Public Improvement Plans
  • License Agreements
  • TCEQ Environmental Permits
  • US Army Corps of Engineers Permits
  • Construction Document Permitting